Leadership Nomination Processes
A season of discernment around the future of the Covenant
A Call to Prayer
In this season of discernment as we elect numerous new denominational and regional Covenant leaders, we invite the Church to gather together to fast and pray. Join us every Monday on Zoom for a time of corporate prayer from 12 - 12:30 pm (CST) culminating with a “Covenant Day of Prayer” on December 6.
Presidential Nominating Committee
October 7, 2021
The Presidential Nominating Committee (PNC) had its second meeting (its first in-person) the weekend of Sept. 25-26. The committee spent some time getting to know one another and appreciating each member’s gifts, experience, and love for the Evangelical Covenant Church. We reviewed and affirmed the spiritual, communal discernment process that is guiding…
Sept. 15, 2021
The Constitution and Bylaws of the Evangelical Covenant Church have established a nomination process and a committee charged with recommending to the 136th Annual Meeting a nominee to serve a four-year term as president of the Evangelical Covenant Church...
Sept. 17, 2021
In a letter to the Presidential Nominating Committee and Covenant Executive Board, President John Wenrich announced that he has decided to purposefully withdraw from being considered for a second term as president of the Evangelical Covenant Church.
Aug. 25, 2021
The 136th Covenant Annual Meeting in June 2022 will include an election for the office of President, among other important matters. A 27-member Presidential Nominating Committee (PNC) has been identified according to the provisions of the Covenant Constitution and Bylaws...
Ordered Ministry and Develop Leaders
Lance Davis Shares Decision to Transition Early from Role as Executive Minister of Ordered Ministry and Develop Leaders
November 29, 2021
Lance Davis shared his prayerful decision with the Covenant Executive Board and Board of Ordered Ministry to resign from his current role as executive minister of Ordered Ministry and Develop Leaders, effective January 31, 2022
October 14, 2021
In a letter to the Covenant Executive Board and the Board of Ordered Ministry, Executive Minister of Develop Leaders and Ordered Ministry Lance Davis shared that he has prayerfully discerned to not pursue renomination...
October 6, 2021
The 136th Covenant Annual Meeting in June 2022 will include an election for the office of the Executive Minister of Ordered Ministry and Develop Leaders
October 27, 2021
We continue to seek input into this vital leadership position from the church and invite responses to the following questions.
October 7, 2021
As we continue this vital task of nominating a Covenant leader to lead this priority, we extend an invitation to all Covenanters to respond to the following questions before November 7, 2021
The nomination process for the next executive minister of Serve Globally has begun. The nominating committee will receive feedback and nominations through January 15, 2022.
Pacific Southwest Conference
November 6, 2021
On behalf of the Executive Board and Nominating Committee of the Pacific Southwest Conference, we extend our heartfelt thanks for your response to our call for nominations for the next superintendent of our conference.